Barbara Jane Reyes

Why are evil stepmothers so evil? And other questions about modern day fairy tales.

Hello everyone, so today, we will begin discussing Erin Entrada Kelly’s Land of Forgotten Girls. This is a ...

Why Write? Why Publish?

A few different things have turned my attention once again to this “why” of writing and publishing. I ...

Female Literary Form?

I am preparing to teach Angeles Monrayo, Tomorrow’s Memories, in Pinay Lit this week. I have been thinking of ...

Manuscript Progress: some brown girl

I am 44 pages of prose poems into this manuscript. I thought of submitting it as a chapbook, ...

Blog 2.0: To Blog or Not to Blog

Hello everyone, as some of you may have noticed, I had to rebuild this website, and in the ...

REPLY TO A POETRY/PO-BIZ QUESTION ASKED TO ME ON FACEBOOK

I recently received a question on Facebook, and I thought I would answer it here. Question: How does ...